Royalty Free Music track: Grieg Arietta Op. 12 No. 1, from Lyric Pieces

Edvard Grieg Arietta op. 12 no. 1 from Lyric Pieces. Solo piano. Performed live in studio by renowned concert pianist Vadim Chaimovich.

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Track details

Track ID number: 18815
Genres: Grieg -- Soft: Piano Music, Solo Piano
Moods/Emotions: Melancholic / Nostalgic / Wistful -- Laid back / Easy-going / Chilled -- Peaceful / Tranquil / Bliss -- Angelic / Heavenly / Delightful -- Loving / Romantic / Tender -- Classy / Elegant / Exclusive
Suggested Production Types: Love Story / Romance -- Period Drama / Melodrama -- Relaxation / Spa / Indulgence -- TV Commercial - Luxury / Style -- TV Commercial - Reflection / Thoughtful
Prominent Instruments: Piano (Acoustic)
Tempo feel: Slow
Tempo Beats Per Minute:
Artist: Grieg, Edvard -- Vadim Chaimovich
Composer: Edvard Grieg / Arr: Vadim Chaimovich
Publisher: Shockwave-Sound Royalty Free
SRCO (Sound Recording Copyright Owner): Lynne Publishing AS
PRO / Non-PRO Track? Non PRO (What's this?)
WAV file bit depth: HD / 24-Bit (What's this?)
Stem files available for this track: No
Album containing this track:  Classical Piano Favorites, Vol. 2 Picture Music collection: Classical Piano Favorites, Vol. 2
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About the Artist
Grieg, Edvard Grieg, Edvard

Edvard Grieg
June 15, 1843 – September 4, 1907

Edvard Grieg was a Norwegian pianist and conductor who rose to fame during a period where the German musical tradition was dominant.

His first exposure to music was from his mother, who taught him piano. Later, at only age 9, he enrolled in the Leipzig Conservatory. The school there was based on traditional German styles. Greig disliked this structure, and longed for music that reflected his Norwegian nationalistic interests. This attitude was a strong contrast to the favor that the German style held at the time.

He resettled in Copenhagen, then in Oslo, where Greig supported himself with conducting and piano lessons, positions which brought him great stature. This time produced his Piano Concerto in A minor. The piece was a huge success, and remains so today.

Greig’s most influential work evolved from a collaboration with Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen: Peer Gynt. The work was lauded for its Scandinavian character, a goal Greig had sought all his life.

Noteable works:
Piano Concerto in A minor
Peer Gynt

About the Artist
Vadim Chaimovich Vadim Chaimovich

Playing the piano is Vadim Chaimovich's first and foremost passion and his heart belongs to classical music, from Baroque to Modernism. In the meantime, his performances have been viewed over five million times on YouTube and gained him a large international fan base. Newspaper critics are unanimous in their praise of his interpretations deeming them as "sensitive and expressive", "intelligent and powerful". Meanwhile film and TV placements of Vadim's recordings include such shorts as "Waiting for a Stranger" (2011) and "Killing Time" (2015), a TV Series "#LoveMonkeyChocolateFlowers" (2014 –) and a 2014 drama "Female Pervert" by Jiyoung Lee as well as the Annecy International Animated Film Festival award winning cartoon " Sidewalk Scribble" by Peter Lowey.

Vadim Chaimovich was born in Vilnius, Lithuania, and gave his debut performance with an orchestra aged seven. He is a graduate with honors from two conservatoires of music and received prizes at many international piano competitions, including the Schubert Competition in Dortmund (Germany) and the William Kapell International Piano Competition in Maryland (USA). In 2003, Vadim Chaimovich’s outstanding artistry was distinguished with the Promotion Prize of the Dresden Art and Culture Foundation. He is also the winner of the 2009 10th International Web Concert Hall Competition (USA). As the First Prize winner of the 2009 Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition (New York) he gave his debut performance in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall.

Vadim has given numerous concerts across Europe, in Japan and the USA, among others at the Vienna Musikverein and the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall New York as well as at such renowned international music festivals as the Dresden Music Festival and the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival. He collaborated with the Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, the Dortmund Philharmonic Orchestra, the North Hungarian Symphony Orchestra etc. His third live CD "Kontraste" appeared in 2013 and received two prestigious Global Music Awards.